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Bead and fragments

Bead: heavy blue faience ring. Also few odd fragments, bone or ivory.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B700. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

3.4 x 0.95 cm (1 5/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-268

Medium or Technique

Faience and bone (?)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads